Film Block: H Cinema: LAB 2 Date: 02.03.18 Time: 11.30-1.00 PM
Director: Ellie Rogers
Runtime: 16 mins
Genre: Drama / LGBT / Youth / Women
A teenage girl, Sarah, returns to her father’s apartment earlier than expected, only to come face-to-face with his hired escort. In the moments that follow, distrust and prejudice give way to understanding, and maybe even friendship.
Ellie Rogers works as a freelance director and editor. Upon graduating from Bournemouth Arts Film School in 2013 her graduation film, Lou and Henry, was officially selected for London Short Film Festival 2014.
Since 2014 she has been directing for the award-winning company History Bombs recently winning a Children’s BAFTA. Working with History Bombs has meant her work has been seen by millions on Youtube, as well as working for big clients such as BBC Online Learning and Zipcar.
Ellie is inspired by filmmakers such as Celine Sciamma, Lynne Ramsay and Lukas Moodysson.